Gifts for Event Planners: 6 Ideas

Event planners dedicate their work and lives to planning other people’s dream events. With the holiday season upon us, it’s time to treat them to something they’d actually love and use. Not sure where to start when it comes to buying those gifts? Consider these gift ideas as easy Amazon finds:

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Event Committees: 4 Types Needed and Their Duties

We’ve all heard the old phrase “two heads are better than one”! And it still rings true today. Planning a large conference or company event is a huge task to take on and will almost always need more than one person planning. So, how do you implement that in an organized way?

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Event Crisis Strategy: The How and Why

It’s the last thing we want to happen at our event, but unfortunately it’s sometimes inevitable. Crisis. We’ve seen crisis happen at big-name events such as the Harvest Festival in Las Vegas. A devastating, and tragic event. 

If something like this were to happen to your organization, do you have a crisis strategy in place? If so, is it done correctly? We’ve put together 3 musts when it comes to developing a crisis management strategy and how to do just that:

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7 Often Overlooked Event Planning Details

When it comes down to it, event planning is a details game. That’s because there are SO many to keep track of. Between your multiple audiences (vendors, volunteers, attendees, sponsors, staff) and their various needs and wants...it’s enough to make even the most veteran event planner’s head spin!

But whether you ARE a veteran or a total amateur, juggling all of that makes it easy to forget something. So, what details in particular tend to trip event planners up the most? Here are seven to keep in mind:

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Straight from the Pros: 5 Event Planning Tips

There’s a lot to juggle with event planning and sometimes, you just need a refresher. So we have asked a few fellow event planners, what are some of their must know tips and hacks for events. Check them out below:

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The Event Planner’s Guide to Volunteer Management

As an event planner, it can be hard to come by reliable volunteers. They can be challenging to find and sometimes even harder to keep around.

The struggle is real! To help you out, check out our tips below to help event planners master volunteer management.

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